The Last Jedi is continuing to divide hardcore Star Wars fans, but many forget that Empire Strikes Back was also incredibly divisive back in 1980, when fans tore it apart for being so different from A New Hope. Obviously, there was no internet back then, so fans and armchair critics had to physically write something and put it in the mail, hoping that their letter would get published in a magazine, newspaper, or on a TV show. Rotten Tomatoes
was not a thing and movies weren't torn apart and destroyed as easy as they are now, but word of mouth could make or break a movie back then, which remains true to this day. However, Empire
is now a beloved Star Wars movie and many claim that it's the best in the original trilogy. Will The Last Jedi have the same fate?
Popular website, A Critical Hit, recently compiled some fan